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Best Western Golden Key

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13450 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3238 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews waffles best westerns putting green great place to stay room was clean would stay here again nice stay easy freeway access fresh fruit the breakfast area hot tub road noise up to date auburn area old town fast food free breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here is always friendly, also great to see sum of the same staff from prior years. the hotel has a great location to a lot areas we like to visit, Old Town Auburn, Folsom, Rocklin, Nevada City. Food is always close every fast...More

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Response from Jennifer S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Golden KeyResponded yesterday

Thanks for coming back for a 4th year! We have the best Team and I'm so happy to know they have made a lasting impression on you. See you in 2019!

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

This hotel was clean, comfortable and pretty quiet for being right off the freeway. The bed was so comfortable! My husband and I stayed for the night so we didn't have to make the long drive home to Carson City. The staff that was there...More

Thank Leaha P
Response from Jennifer S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Golden KeyResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review! I'm pleased to know that you and your husband had a wonderful stay with us recently. We are fortunate to have such a wonderful Team! I will be sure to pass along the kudos. We do have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always clean, comfortable with all the basics. Good area. Everything close by. Restaurants, grocery store, etc. very dog friendly with a nice grass area wth picnic tables and grills. Unfortunately, each time We’ve come, It’s rained. but I’m sure will be back. Staff are very...More

Thank Sharon S
Response from Jennifer S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Golden KeyResponded yesterday

Thanks for returning to our property for a 2nd time! I'm glad we have earned your loyalty when staying in Auburn, CA. I hope next stay will be rain free. See you soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2018

This Hotel was nothing fancy but was better than I expected. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. It is right next to the freeway, which is great for location but a little noisy. Still it was a good value. I would stay here...More

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Response from Jennifer S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Golden KeyResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you for the review of your recent stay at our location. I'm glad to know we exceeded your expectations but sorry to hear that you were disturbed by road noise. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Noisy, right next to Highway 80 with constant big rig noise. Downstairs rooms hear every footstep above from old creaky floors. Didn't honor my reservation request for an upstairs room. Upon arrival wouldn't change due to "all rooms are already assigned. Breakfast was terrible. Only...More

Thank Gordon F
Response from Jennifer S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Golden KeyResponded 9 September 2018

I’m sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your recent stay with us. We certainly try our best to accommodate our guest’s requests. I apologize that we were not able to do this for you. We did not receive a request for an upstairs...More

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The Best Western Golden Key is located in the heart of Auburn, California CA. Our spaciously-appointed guest rooms come with a microwave, mini fridge, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, cable television and high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary continental breakfast including make your own waffles. Additional amenities include an outdoor swimming pool (heated from May-October)and hot tub, a beautiful garden and lawn area perfect for barbecues. Pets are welcome, with a nominal fee, but must be in a pet friendly room. Speak to one of our Front Desk Agents about booking your stay today! *Please note, we do not accept cash.

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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available
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US$99 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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David S
18 April 2017|
Response from Jennifer S | Property representative |
Our cancellation policy is 4:00 P.M. day of arrival. If you booked with an online travel agency, you must contact them directly to make changes. Each of the online vendors have their own rules for cancellation.
21 September 2016|
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Response from Jennifer S | Property representative |
Our breakfast is 5:30AM to 9:30AM everyday.
9 April 2016|
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Response from Jennifer S | Property representative |
Our Best Western location has five pet friendly rooms. Our pet fee is $20.00 ($21.60 after tax). When booking, remember to ask specifically for a pet friendly room. We have a grassy area for your pets to play and relax... More
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"Take "nd floor for quietness."
8 Jul 2018
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"we stay on bottom floor,easy entrance !"
2 Feb 2018
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"I would ask for the lower floor which may eliminate some of the noise from the interstate."
18 Nov 2017
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"Property next to the freeway. Ask for a room at the back of the motel."
23 Jul 2017
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